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Bove and Davis' Diving Medicine

Bove and Davis' Diving Medicine

  • Author: Alfred A. Bove,Jefferson Carroll Davis
  • Publisher: Gulf Professional Publishing
  • ISBN: 9780721694245
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 623
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Covers basic diving physiology; the pathophysiology of decompression sickness; maritime toxicology; assessment of fitness for diving; special considerations for female, elderly, and pediatric divers; diving-related problems in people with pre-existing medical conditions such as pulmonary, cardiac, and neurologic disease, and much more, with new chapters on the kinetics of intert gas, marine poisoning and intoxication, and diabetes and diving.

Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine

Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine

  • Author: Paul S. Auerbach
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323169562
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 944
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Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine - based on Dr. Auerbach’s critically acclaimed text Wilderness Medicine - offers fast-access solutions to all of the medical situations that can occur in non-traditional settings. From backpack to kayak, or on any mobile device, this indispensable, compact survival guide is detailed enough to cover the clinical presentation and treatment of a full range of wilderness emergencies! Meet a full-range of emergency situations with the utmost effectiveness. Appendices address everything from environment-specific situations to lists of essential supplies, medicines, and many additional topics of care. Compare what you are seeing with line drawings and color plates to quickly and accurately identify skin manifestations, plants, poisonous mushrooms, snakes, spiders, insects, etc. Rapidly retrieve and comprehend wilderness survival information with the aid of an easily accessible format featuring "Signs and Symptoms" and "Treatment" sections in most chapters - combined with bulleted lists and text boxes. Improvise with available materials so you can diagnose and treat a myriad of medical situations with step-by-step how-to explanations and the latest practical advice from wilderness medicine experts. Get guidance on the go with online access to the fully searchable text at Expert Consult, plus bonus downloadable files for Survival Kits. Get the wilderness medicine skills you need now with new chapters on foot problems and care, global humanitarian relief and disaster medicine, Leave No Trace principles, and high-altitude medicine, as well as lists to prepare a variety of survival kits for different settings and patient populations. Improve your competency and readiness with thoroughly revised chapters on shock, maxillofacial trauma, malaria, improvised litters and carries, aeromedical transport, pain management, life-threatening emergencies, and allergic reactions.

Clinical Respiratory Medicine

Clinical Respiratory Medicine

Expert Consult - Online and Print

  • Author: Richard K. Albert,Stephen G. Spiro,James R. Jett
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323070949
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1032
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This comprehensive clinical textbook examines all aspects of respiratory medicine. The editors take a practical approach to the diagnosis and management of patients with the full range of pulmonary disorders, making this your ideal source for reference in clinical practice. Fully revised, this essential volume includes new chapters on PET imaging, implications of genetic research, oxygen therapy, and rehabilitation. Now an Expert Consult title, it comes with access to the complete contents of the book online, including all of the book’s images, downloadable for use in presentations. Provides complete clinical coverage so you can Better manage and treat patients with pulmonary disease. Uses templated, clinical chapters for consistent, concise, essential information. Includes coverage that reflects the way you practice medicine today with critical information relevant to everyday practice. Utilizes diagnostic algorithms to help you find critical information and at a glance. Includes new chapters on PET imaging, implications of genetic research, oxygen therapy, and rehabilitation to keep you up to date. Includes access to the complete contents of the book online, including all of the book’s images, downloadable for use in presentations.

Diving and Subaquatic Medicine, Fourth edition

Diving and Subaquatic Medicine, Fourth edition

  • Author: Carl Edmonds,Christopher Lowry,John Pennefather,Robyn Walker
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • ISBN: 9780340806302
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 736
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A reference to clinical diving medicine. Written for doctors and paramedics who are responsible for the medical needs of divers both on or under the water, this new edition retains the strengths of its predecessors, with the emphasis still firmly on practical management. It features an improved section on the diving medical examination, changes to chapters on mortality statistics and drowning, new sections on habitat diving, breath-hold diving and technical diving, and many new illustrations.

Handbook on Hyperbaric Medicine

Handbook on Hyperbaric Medicine

  • Author: Giorgio Oriani,Alessandro Marroni,Frances Wattel
  • Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
  • ISBN: 8847021987
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 902
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Hyperbaric oxygen application has now become a useful technique for both diagnostic and therapeutic purposes in CNS, cardiovascular and respiratory diseases, as well as in soft-tissue and orthopaedic pathologies and haematologic disorders. With a specific didactic approach, supported by numerous illustrations and tables, this volume aims to present all aspects of oxygen application under pressure not only to resolve some clinical problems, but also to improve recovery or to modify a negative illness evolution. Both scientists and practitioners will find this work a useful and updated reference book.

Rosen's Emergency Medicine - Concepts and Clinical Practice, 2-Volume Set,Expert Consult Premium Edition - Enhanced Online Features and Print,7

Rosen's Emergency Medicine - Concepts and Clinical Practice, 2-Volume Set,Expert Consult Premium Edition - Enhanced Online Features and Print,7

Rosen's Emergency Medicine - Concepts and Clinical Practice, 2-Volume Set

  • Author: Robert S. Hockberger,Ron M. Walls
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323054722
  • Category: Emergency medicine
  • Page: 2604
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This reference places the latest information at users' fingertips, and a more streamlined format makes it easy to find the exact information quickly and conveniently. Includes access to a companion Web site for additional resources.

Manual of Equine Emergencies

Manual of Equine Emergencies

Treatment and Procedures

  • Author: James A. Orsini,Thomas J. Divers
  • Publisher: W B Saunders Company
  • ISBN: 9780721692982
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 912
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Designed for ease of use in the clinical setting, this up-to-date resource provides all of the essential information needed on equine emergency medicine and surgery. In a logical, clear presentation, the reference outlines step-by-step direction of the procedures needed to stabilize the equine patient. Color illustrations enhance the written text. The text is updated throughout and includes a number of new chapters and illustrations, as well as aesthetic changes that make key information easier to locate. Authored by experts in the field, this one-of-a-kind manual presents data on principles and procedures, organ system examination, neonatology, shock and temperature related problems, interpretation of lab tests, pharmacology and toxicology, and management of special problems. Presents the medical and surgical principles and procedures for all organs and body systems, including common signs of distress. Includes nutritional guidelines for each disease. Easy-to-use format includes a quick reference guide to the equipment needed to perform emergency procedures, treatments presented in at-a-glance outline format, and easy-to-read tables that summarize key information on poisons. Describes laboratory tests, including details on how to obtain the best samples and interpret test results. Offers coverage of not only common medical emergencies, but uncommon emergencies as well. Features useful appendices on normal clinical values, vaccination schedules, product manufacturers, and registry information for various breeds. Includes new chapters on diagnostic ultrasound, pain management, fluid therapy, high-risk pregnancy, regional perfusion, aging guidelines/dentistry, esophagostomy, temporomandibular arthrocentesis, endoscopy of the navicular bursa, corneal scraping, nerve blocks of the eye, caudal epidural catheterization, blood coagulation disorders, emergency measurements of body fluids, and diseases seen in Europe. Presents more than 100 new illustrations and 24 new color plates of GI disorders and toxic plants. Features updated and expanded drug information, including dosages and drug reactions. Thumb tabs mark chapter names and page bars make the drug dosage tables easier to locate. "Must Know" information is called out with a new logo.

The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Illustrated Manual of Ophthalmology E-Book

The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Illustrated Manual of Ophthalmology E-Book

  • Author: Peter K. Kaiser,Neil J. Friedman,Roberto Pineda II
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323225276
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 676
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The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Illustrated Manual of Ophthalmology is the must-have medical reference book for the ever-changing field of ophthalmology. Thoroughly updated to include the latest advances in the field, the fourth edition of this renowned manual features high-quality color images and an intuitive design for easy comprehension and reference. Ideal for ophthalmic practitioners and allied health professionals alike, this indispensable resource is your comprehensive guide for the speedy diagnosis and treatment of the most common eye disorders. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability. Accurately diagnose problems through the support of full-color photographs and real case studies. Rapidly locate key information with a highly templated format that includes chapters organized anatomically, not by ophthalmic subspecialty, in addition to key boxes and highlighted emergency management boxes. Apply the latest knowledge and techniques in the diagnosis and treatment of ocular disease, including anti-VEGF therapy for retina disorders; optical coherence tomography and high-resolution imaging modalities; new corneal and refractive surgical approaches; advances in uveitis, glaucoma, neuro-ophthalmology; and more. Stay abreast of the most recent spectral domain OCT with numerous scans included throughout the book. Quickly address critical situations with highlighted emergency management boxes, as well as bonus appendices that provide a wealth of supplemental information helpful for the non-specialist, including guidance on the basics in examination methods, differential diagnosis, common medications, measurements and more. Identify subtleties and nuances by examining over 800 full-color illustrations depicting a complete range of clinical disorders, imaging and testing methods, and surgical techniques, as well as brand-new videos of eye movement examination. Access the videos at Expert Consult.

Oxford Textbook of Medicine

Oxford Textbook of Medicine

  • Author: D. A. Warrell,Timothy M. Cox,John D. Firth
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780198570141
  • Category: Internal medicine
  • Page: 1602
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Clinical Radiology of the Horse

Clinical Radiology of the Horse

  • Author: Janet A. Butler,Christopher M. Colles,Sue J. Dyson,Svend E. Kold,Paul W. Poulos
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118912284
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 808
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Preceded by Clinical radiology of the horse / Janet A. Butler ... [et al.]. 3rd ed. 2008.

Clinical Sports Medicine Third Revised Edition

Clinical Sports Medicine Third Revised Edition

  • Author: Peter Brukner,Karim Khan
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company Australia
  • ISBN: 9780070278998
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1032
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The revised third edition contains 80 illustrations now in full color! A Doody's Core Title for 2011! WINNER OF THE HIGHLY COMMENDED PRIZE IN THE ORTHOPAEDICS AND RHEUMATOLOGY CATEGORY OF THE 2007 BRITISH MEDICAL ASSOCIATION MEDICAL BOOK AWARDS (of an earlier edition) "A previously good textbook has just got better! I particularly like the colour coding for chapters. Sections have been updated by experts in the individual topic areas. The new illustrations are used to demonstrate principles and example exercises. Brilliant: it is difficult to praise this book highly enough as it is an excellent textbook. The new illustrations, updated sections and use of eminent sports medicine specialists as co-authors help to reassure that every effort has been made to improve this book."--BMA REVIEWER QUOTE Clinical Sports Medicine has been fully updated from the popular 2nd edition (2000). It is even more practical, now superbly illustrated, easy-to-read and packed with substantially updated and new material. There are samples of several chapters online including the whole "Pain in the Achilles region" chapter. This book describes a completely symptom-oriented approach to treating clinical problems. The practitioner can turn to the chapter that describes the patient presentation (e.g., longstanding groin pain, acute ankle injuries) and review the likely differential diagnoses, the clinical approach, and the full color pictures of the physical examination (physical examination for several major systems are also available as a separate DVD.

ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer

ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer

  • Author: American College of Sports Medicine
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN: 1469826577
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 592
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ACSM’s Resources for the Personal Trainer provides a broad introduction to the field of personal training, covering both basic science topics and practical application. It was originally designed to help people prepare for the ACSM Personal Training Certification Exam. It continues to serve that function, but the market for it has expanded to practitioners in the field looking for an additional resource, as well as in an academic setting where the book is a core text for personal training programs.

Radiation Detection and Measurement

Radiation Detection and Measurement

  • Author: Glenn F. Knoll
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 0470131489
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 860
  • View: 1585
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This is the resource that engineers turn to in the study of radiation detection. The fourth edition takes into account the technical developments that continue to enhance the instruments and techniques available for the detection and spectroscopy of ionizing radiation. New coverage is presented on ROC curves, micropattern gas detectors, new sensors for scintillation light, and the excess noise factor. Revised discussions are also included on TLDs and cryogenic spectrometers, radiation backgrounds, and the VME standard. Engineers will gain a strong understanding of the field with this updated book.

PHTLS French: Secours et soins prehospitaliers aux traumatises, Huitieme Edition

PHTLS French: Secours et soins prehospitaliers aux traumatises, Huitieme Edition

  • Author: NAEMT
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 1284187160
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 744
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PHTLS Secours et soins préhospitaliers aux traumatisés, Huitième Édition est le programme mondial d'éducation de traumatologie et préhospitalière éprouvé le plus important de la NAEMT.

Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine

Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine

  • Author: Stephen Chapman,Grace Robinson,John Stradling,Sophie West,John Wrightson
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • ISBN: 0198703864
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 906
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Respiratory ailments are the most common reason for emergency admission to hospital, the most common reason to visit the GP, and cost the NHS more than any other disease area. This pocket-sized handbook allows instant access to a wealth of information needed in the day-to-day practice of respiratory medicine.

Ferrets, Rabbits, and Rodents

Ferrets, Rabbits, and Rodents

Clinical Medicine and Surgery

  • Author: Katherine E. Quesenberry,James W. Carpenter
  • Publisher: Saunders
  • ISBN: 9781416066217
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 596
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Now in full color, this concise reference helps you care for common small mammals with coverage of preventive medicine as well as disease management and husbandry. Content not found in other resources includes chapters on ophthalmology, dentistry, and zoonosis. More than 400 images demonstrate key concepts related to radiographic interpretation, relevant anatomy, and diagnostic, surgical, and therapeutic techniques. This is an invaluable reference for veterinarians, technicians, students, research scientists, pet store owners, pet owners, and breeders --Book Jacket.

Physiology and Medicine of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Physiology and Medicine of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

  • Author: Tom S. Neuman,Stephen R. Thom
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1416034064
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 606
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This exciting new text provides evidence-based information for anyone involved in hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT). It outlines the physiologic principles that constitute the basis for understanding the clinical implications for treatment and describes recent advances and current research, along with new approaches to therapy.

Medical Language

Medical Language

Immerse Yourself

  • Author: Susan Turley
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • ISBN: 9780134318127
  • Category:
  • Page: 1088
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For all courses covering medical terminology Promote mastery of medical language with an immersive experience One of the best ways to learn a language is to immerse yourself in all aspects of that language. Medical Language: Immerse Yourself does just that. It includes an unsurpassed quantity and variety of exercises to actively engage readers with the material and hone their word-building skills. Its appealing, uncluttered design contains hundreds of colorful, interesting images and plenty of white space for easy reading and note taking. And, its intuitive organization is based on medical specialties, not just body systems, so readers understand how what they are learning is applied in the real world of healthcare. Throughout the text, learners are encouraged to listen, speak, write, watch, examine, and make connections — all of the activities they need to truly master the language of medicine. Also available with MyMedicalTerminologyLab MyMedicalTerminologyLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them better absorb course material and understand difficult concepts. No matter their learning style, students will build a solid foundation of medical language through MyMedicalTerminologyLab’s interactive games, adaptive Dynamic Study Modules, and author narrated lectures. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyMedicalTerminologyLab™ does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyMedicalTerminologyLab, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyMedicalTerminologyLab, search for: 0134320476 / 9780134320472 Medical Language: Immerse Yourself PLUS MyMedicalTerminologyLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package, 4/e Package consists of: 0134318129 / 9780134318127 Medical Language: Immerse Yourself, 4/e 0134318404 / 9780134318400 MyMedicalTerminologyLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Medical Language: Immerse Yourself. 4/e

The Respiratory System at a Glance

The Respiratory System at a Glance

  • Author: Jeremy P. T. Ward,Jane Ward,Richard M. Leach
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118761073
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 120
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The Respiratory System at a Glance has been thoroughly updated in line with current practice guidelines and new techniques to provide a highly illustrated and comprehensive guide to normal lung structure and function, as well as associated pathophysiology. Each topic has been fully revised and is accompanied by clear diagrams to encapsulate essential knowledge. Reflecting changes to the content, teaching and assessment methods used in medical education, this new edition now includes more information on acid base and its clinical ramifications, further detail on defence mechanisms and immunology, and also features online access to clinical cases and flashcards. The Respiratory System at a Glance: Integrates basic and clinical science ideal for integrated and systems–based courses Includes both the pathophysiology and clinical aspects of the respiratory system Is fully revised and updated to reflect current practice guidelines and new therapies Provides online clinical cases, brand new flashcards, and MCQs Includes a companion website at www.ataglanceseries.com/respiratory featuring interactive multiple choice questions and digital flashcards

Ear Acupuncture

Ear Acupuncture

A Precise Pocket Atlas Based on the Works of Nogier/Bahr

  • Author: Beate Strittmatter
  • Publisher: Thieme
  • ISBN: 3131505915
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 440
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Praise for the First Edition:This book is an excellent reference for acupuncturists...The illustrations are clear and anatomically precise.--acupuncture.comWritten by one of the world's leading experts on Western auriculotherapy, Ear Acupuncture -- now in a fully updated Second Edition -- provides readers with succinct descriptions of acupuncture points and practical advice on how to incorporate ear acupuncture treatment strategies and techniques into daily practice.Based on the work of auriculotherapy masters Nogier and Bahr, each practical two-page unit is comprised of concise text on the left-hand side supplemented by clearly labeled line drawings on the right. Localization points indicated in color depict each specific reflex zone. In cases where localization is particularly difficult, helpful enlargements of the region in question allow for easy identification.Features 360 high-quality drawings demonstrate key points and treatment options Detailed coverage of nine new points, including the anger point, shen men point, super omega point, and more Numerous cross-referenced indications tables allow quick access to needed information This user-friendly guide is the ideal choice for students or teachers of acupuncture and pain management or for anyone involved in the practice of complementary medicine.